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News-Medical-Net
Psychological support may be crucial for physical recovery of breast cancer patientscancer." Unfortunately, close to 300,000 American women are expected to receive
Psychological support may be crucial for physical recovery of breast cancer patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 54 minutes ago
cancer." Unfortunately, close to 300,000 American women are expected to receive that diagnosis each year. For many, their early reactions are fear, anger, and denial. Those feelings may escalate. Dealing with the psychological fallout of such a... Read more
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Emery County Progress
School board meets at Cleveland Elementary - September 27, 2016The Emery County School Board met at Cleveland Elementary to begin the school y
School board meets at Cleveland Elementary - September 27, 2016
Emery County Progress / Posted 6 hours ago
The Emery County School Board met at Cleveland Elementary to begin the school year. Each month during the school year they visit a different school in the district and hold their meetings there. Shaun Alton the new head baseball coach at Emery High... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Almost 7,500 More College Credits Awarded To Tennessee High School StudentsDepartment of Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced Tuesday that nea
Almost 7,500 More College Credits Awarded To Tennessee High School Students
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 hours ago
Department of Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced Tuesday that nearly 7,500 more post-secondary credits were awarded to Tennessee public school students in 2016 when compared to 2014. Additionally, more students than ever before in... Read more
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Naked Capitalism
The Impact of Minimum Wage Changes on Infant HealthYves here. A reminder that policies to reduce inequality have social and econom
The Impact of Minimum Wage Changes on Infant Health
Naked Capitalism / Posted yesterday
Yves here. A reminder that policies to reduce inequality have social and economic effects far beyond the the labor market or “competitiveness”. By George Wehby, Associate Professor, Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Iowa;... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
AAFP announces winners of its prestigious awardsThe American Academy of Family Physicians announced the recipients of its most
AAFP announces winners of its prestigious awards
News-Medical-Net / Posted 2 days ago
The American Academy of Family Physicians announced the recipients of its most prestigious awards this week at its annual meeting. Four family physicians from across the nation were recognized for their outstanding contributions to family medicine... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Chattanooga 2.0 has goal to make city the smartest in the SouthGallery: Goal: The smartest city in the SouthChattanooga 2.0 has a plan to impr
Chattanooga 2.0 has goal to make city the smartest in the South
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 2 days ago
Gallery: Goal: The smartest city in the SouthChattanooga 2.0 has a plan to improve education and prepare residents for jobs Providing all Hamilton County residents access to economic opportunity, regardless of ZIP code, is weighty work. But a group... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
UBC professor speaks to Salmon Arm parents, teens about anxietyDr. Lynn Miller had an audience of parents, teens and community members smiling
UBC professor speaks to Salmon Arm parents, teens about anxiety
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 3 days ago
Dr. Lynn Miller had an audience of parents, teens and community members smiling and laughing as she gave a talk on adolescent anxiety. "This is the most treatable (mental health issue), and if you intertwine early then kids can learn skills. If a... Read more
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North Platte Bulletin
Mandatory ACT testing seen as plus for studentsin Nebraska. Under Legislative Bill 390, signed into law in March, the state's
Mandatory ACT testing seen as plus for students
North Platte Bulletin / Posted 3 days ago
in Nebraska. Under Legislative Bill 390, signed into law in March, the state's 11th graders will take the ACT instead of the previously required Nebraska State Accountability test. According to the Nebraska Department of Education, the ACT... Read more
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CBC.ca
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau HallGovernor-General David Johnston will preside over an Order of Canada investitur
Bob Cole, Lawrence Hill among Order of Canada recipients to be honoured at Rideau Hall
CBC.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Governor-General David Johnston will preside over an Order of Canada investiture ceremony at Rideau Hall on Friday, as 46 distinguished Canadians joined or were promoted up the ranks. The honourees include Hockey Night in Canada broadcaster Bob... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State shoots down new Brockton charter schoolcharter school aiming to serve elementary school students in Brockton did not m
State shoots down new Brockton charter school
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
charter school aiming to serve elementary school students in Brockton did not make the cut to move onto the second stage of a state application process. BROCKTON – A newly proposed charter school aiming to serve elementary school students in... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
New Brockton charter school plan gets denied by the statecharter school aiming to serve elementary school students in Brockton did not m
New Brockton charter school plan gets denied by the state
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
charter school aiming to serve elementary school students in Brockton did not make the cut to move onto the second stage of a state application process. BROCKTON – A newly proposed charter school aiming to serve elementary school students in... Read more
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Orange County Register
Education opportunities grow at CSUF for former inmatesIn 1967, a sociology professor at San Francisco State University who served fiv
Education opportunities grow at CSUF for former inmates
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
In 1967, a sociology professor at San Francisco State University who served five years for armed robbery started a program that has helped hundreds of formerly incarcerated individuals earn university degrees. Now, a grant from Berkeley-based... Read more
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Inquirier.net
Traffic ills? Just enforce rules, Poe tells adminCity. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NIÑO JESUS ORBETA The government can act on the cr
Traffic ills? Just enforce rules, Poe tells admin
Inquirier.net / Posted 5 days ago
City. INQUIRER FILE PHOTO / NIÑO JESUS ORBETA The government can act on the crippling traffic congestion in Metro Manila and other urban centers even before Congress approves a bill seeking to grant President Duterte emergency powers to address... Read more
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Lowell Sun
New statewide history test in worksBy Amelia Pak-Harvey apak-harvey@lowellsun.comLOWELL -- A new statewide history
New statewide history test in works
Lowell Sun / Posted 5 days ago
By Amelia Pak-Harvey apak-harvey@lowellsun.comLOWELL -- A new statewide history assessment that could become part of the state's graduation requirement is in the works. Though the Pioneer Institute has called for a return of the history MCAS... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
High-Tech Equipment Sought to Detect Natural ForcesScene of devastation when an earthquake struck (file photo). The government ha
High-Tech Equipment Sought to Detect Natural Forces
AllAfrica.com / Posted 5 days ago
Scene of devastation when an earthquake struck (file photo). The government has arranged to acquire sophisticated equipment that will be used to undertake deep geologic surveys to detect the magnitude of natural forces like earthquake. Going by... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Teacher became 'emotionally dependent' on pupilA senior secondary school teacher sent "intense" text messages to a Year 12 pup
Teacher became 'emotionally dependent' on pupil
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 5 days ago
A senior secondary school teacher sent "intense" text messages to a Year 12 pupil and crossing boundaries with her parents. Photo / 123rf.com A senior secondary school teacher became "emotionally dependent" on a Year 12 pupil, sending her "intense"... Read more
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Business Wire
Fitch Rates Oregon's $53MM GO Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook StableNEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA+' rating to the fol
Fitch Rates Oregon's $53MM GO Bonds 'AA+'; Outlook Stable
Business Wire / Posted 6 days ago
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fitch Ratings has assigned a 'AA+' rating to the following general obligation (GO) bonds of the state of Oregon: --$53.042 million 2016 series I (Article XI-P school district capital projects). The bonds are expected to... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Booed in Brockton -- state education head hammered on charter schoolsState education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school Loud hissing a
Booed in Brockton -- state education head hammered on charter schools
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
State education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school Loud hissing and then booing broke out in a Brockton school cafeteria during a town hall-style forum on Tuesday when the state's public education commissioner mentioned the charter... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
State education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school Loud hissing and then booing broke out in a Brockton school cafeteria during a
State education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
Loud hissing and then booing broke out in a Brockton school cafeteria during a town hall-style forum on Tuesday when the state's public education commissioner mentioned the charter... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school Loud hissing and then booing broke out in a school cafeteria during a town hal
State education chief gets booed in Brockton over charter school
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 6 days ago
Loud hissing and then booing broke out in a school cafeteria during a town hall-style forum on Tuesday when the state's public education commissioner mentioned the charter school he... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Bradley County Chamber, Cleveland State Host Career Awareness Fair For 8th GradersPreparing students to make informed choices about the career paths and courses
Bradley County Chamber, Cleveland State Host Career Awareness Fair For 8th Graders
The Chattanoogan / Posted 7 days ago
Preparing students to make informed choices about the career paths and courses of study they pursue while in high school is one of the objectives of the workforce development programs for the Cleveland/Bradley Chamber of Commerce. To meet that... Read more
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The Irish Times
How schools are increasing fees as economy recoversIt’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity a
How schools are increasing fees as economy recovers
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
It’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity and scope of available subjects or sports among them – but it’s also a financial decision. After all, enrolling your offspring in a private school can cost you the bones of... Read more
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The Irish Times
A private education: how Ireland’s priciest schools are increasing fees as economy recoversIt’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity a
A private education: how Ireland’s priciest schools are increasing fees as economy recovers
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
It’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity and scope of available subjects or sports among them – but it’s also a financial decision. After all, enrolling your offspring in a private school can cost you the bones of... Read more
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The Irish Times
Private school fees jump as economy recoversIt’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity a
Private school fees jump as economy recovers
The Irish Times / Posted 7 days ago
It’s a choice that parents make for many reasons – religious ethos, proximity and scope of available subjects or sports among them – but it’s also a financial decision. After all, enrolling your offspring in a private school can cost you the bones of... Read more
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Slate
A High School Student Accused a Classmate of Sexual Assault. Her School Suspended Her.What women really think about news, politics, and culture. “My School Punished
A High School Student Accused a Classmate of Sexual Assault. Her School Suspended Her.
Slate / Posted 7 days ago
What women really think about news, politics, and culture. “My School Punished Me”A high school student accused a classmate of sexual assault. Her school suspended her. Peachtree Ridge High School is a low-slung concrete building in Suwanee,... Read more
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The New Yorker
Jane Jacobs’s Street SmartsI got to talk to Jane Jacobs once, toward the end of her life, an interview tha
Jane Jacobs’s Street Smarts
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
I got to talk to Jane Jacobs once, toward the end of her life, an interview that is mentioned, in its properly Lilliputian proportion, in Robert Kanigel’s new biography, “Eyes on the Street: The Life of Jane Jacobs” (Knopf). She was one of three... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Will the New Secondary Schools Curriculum Succeed?Sometimes it is difficult to verify or ascertain the truthfulness of a news sto
Will the New Secondary Schools Curriculum Succeed?
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Sometimes it is difficult to verify or ascertain the truthfulness of a news story, whether online or even in newspapers. Last week, there were online reports that the South African minister for higher education proposed an introduction of witchcraft... Read more
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This is West Country
BREAKING: Ambitious bid submitted for two new primary schools for Taunton DeaneA BID has been submitted to the Department for Education to build two new prima
BREAKING: Ambitious bid submitted for two new primary schools for Taunton Deane
This is West Country / Posted 8 days ago
A BID has been submitted to the Department for Education to build two new primary schools in Taunton Deane. The Castle Partnership Trust, which is currently made up of two secondary schools, has agreed to sponsor the primary schools, one in each of... Read more
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iafrica.com
No matric exam leaks this year: MotshekgaAs matriculants around the country prepare for the national senior certificate
No matric exam leaks this year: Motshekga
iafrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
As matriculants around the country prepare for the national senior certificate exams, Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga says her department has made interventions to ensure that there are no leaks of exam papers. Last year a number of schools... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Matric 2016: Security stepped up to prevent exam paper leaks Last year a number of schools in the Limpopo province were implicated in the
Matric 2016: Security stepped up to prevent exam paper leaks
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
Last year a number of schools in the Limpopo province were implicated in the crime. FILE: Matric pupils preparing for their final exams at their learning camp. Picture: Reinart... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Motshekga condemns torching of school near Vuwani The Humula Secondary school in the New Malamule District was set alight in th
Motshekga condemns torching of school near Vuwani
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
The Humula Secondary school in the New Malamule District was set alight in the early hours of this morning. FILE: Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga speaks to the media during a press... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
PK Diffenbaugh: Continuing progress in Monterey Peninsula schoolsIn 2010, 71.6 percent of voters overwhelmingly passed Measure P, a $110 million
PK Diffenbaugh: Continuing progress in Monterey Peninsula schools
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 10 days ago
In 2010, 71.6 percent of voters overwhelmingly passed Measure P, a $110 million bond to improve facilities in the Monterey Peninsula Unified School District (MPUSD). At the time of the election, MPUSD’s Tax Rate Statement — sent to registered voters... Read more
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News 8000
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
News 8000 / Posted 10 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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KQ2 St. Joseph
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KQ2 St. Joseph / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KTXS Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KECI Missoula / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotDozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with crimin
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KTVZ Bend / Posted 11 days ago
Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities, including the University... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest StateIn the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particul
#OromoProtests - the 'Oromo Street' and Africa's Counter-Protest State
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
In the first part of this series, I explored in historic perspectives (particularly with developments in Oromia regional state) the Ethiopian government's road to becoming a counter-protest state and the systematic ways in which the regime further... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shotNEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give
Colleges pledge to give applicants with criminal records a fair shot
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 11 days ago
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) - Dozens of colleges and universities have pledged to give applicants with criminal records a better shot at getting a higher education. The Obama administration announced earlier this week that 61 colleges and universities,... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
‘Operation Fairness’ updatedAnd, to seek some financial help to pay for it. The project has two phases, Co
‘Operation Fairness’ updated
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
And, to seek some financial help to pay for it. The project has two phases, Commissioner Stephen Dunkle said. One, using a company named Pictometry, which provides aerial photography of the entire county, both directly overhead and at 45 degree... Read more
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BC Local News
New Campbell River school year opens without two longstanding elementary schoolsagain this year, but, like every year, it was not without its hiccups. Longrid
New Campbell River school year opens without two longstanding elementary schools
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
again this year, but, like every year, it was not without its hiccups. Longridge, as he does every year, gave the board of education a rundown of how school opening went at its first public meeting of the school year Tuesday, starting by... Read more
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Campbell River Mirror
New Campbell River school year opens without two longstanding elementary schoolsagain this year, but, like every year, it was not without its hiccups. Longrid
New Campbell River school year opens without two longstanding elementary schools
Campbell River Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
again this year, but, like every year, it was not without its hiccups. Longridge, as he does every year, gave the board of education a rundown of how school opening went at its first public meeting of the school year Tuesday, starting by... Read more
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